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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.